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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 1:28:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, May 18, 2013 at 4:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 01:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 12' North, Longitude: 169° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.98 meters/second, 1526.3 km/hour, 948.4 miles/hour or 824.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.81 miWest0° 00' 03.2"0.06 miNorth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.8"948.14 miWest0° 03' 14.2"3.71 miNorth947.99 mi
24 hours348° 19' 10.5"763.10 miWest0° 52' 04.4"59.70 miNorth763.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandSat 1:28 PM273 km170 miles148 nmWest W
MajuroSat 1:28 PM1360 km845 miles734 nmSouth S
MidwayFri 2:28 PM1688 km1049 miles911 nmNortheast NE
PalikirSat 12:28 PM1813 km1126 miles979 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaSat 1:28 PM2010 km1249 miles1085 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenSat 1:28 PM2200 km1367 miles1188 nmSouth S
Baker IslandFri 1:28 PM2618 km1626 miles1413 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaSat 11:28 AM2690 km1672 miles1453 nmWest W
FunafutiSat 1:28 PM3255 km2023 miles1758 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraSat 12:28 PM3328 km2068 miles1797 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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